Abbott Technician III, Calibration in Liberty, South Carolina
At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.
Duties and Responsibilities
Perform multi-discipline calibrations on measurement systems
Generate equipment specification documents for calibration standards
Automate single discipline calibration functions
Design calibration fixtures
Select standards for system calibration procedures based on tolerance accuracy ratios, specifications and measurement uncertainty
Use automated electronic calibration processes
Research calibration standards
Submit change orders
Research simple repair situations and determine action steps
Perform analysis for repair prevention
Use and order tools and specify and order parts with attention to safety precautions
Generate and review out-of-tolerance reports
Use calibration data base systems including: history tracking and recall and overdue reports
Use computer software specific to calibration
Document calibration tasks
Provide formal training to equipment users and other calibration technicians
Research and answer user technical measurement questions
Perform data analysis and report on equipment measurement studies
Mentor less senior employees in work group and offer counsel
Initiates or maintains work schedule.
Establishes priorities of work assignments
2 year technical degree required or equivalent military training.
2 - 5 years of calibration experience.
Previous experience in calibration and test methods on dimensional, electrical and physical equipment.
Knowledge of basic math operations, algebra, geometry, trigonometry and statistics.
Good computer skills, including data analysis and report writing skills.
Ability to travel approximately 5%.
Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.
Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.
Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish work.
Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization.
Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner.
Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.
Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.
5+ years of calibration experience
ASQ CCT certification
Experience with INFOR equipment management system
Experience with Metcal calibration software
Prior regulated industry experience
Knowledge of FDA, GMP, and ISO 13485
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Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.
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